Secondly, right here are 3 wonderful programs (and a couple YouTube channels) that have helped me to leave the foggy land of the Evangelical Industrial Complicated (even though there are a lot much more internet websites and applications to suggest). All you have to do is listen to them.
Seriously, just start off listening ASAP!
Fighting for the Faith
This podcast is from my buddy, Chris Rosebrough. As he says, “do not listen with an open thoughts, listen with an open Bible.” This show is a tiny like Mystery Science Theater 3000 he plays sermons by the “Super Pastors” and interrupts/corrects them utilizing right interpretive strategies (and he generally ends up ripping their undesirable teaching to shreds). I’m amazed at how significantly I’ve discovered from this one particular podcast. I am confident I’ve discovered much more in just two or three years of listening to this, than in 30 years of sermons. I am not exaggerating. Now that I am sometimes on the show it really is even far better. (That was a joke)
The White Horse Inn
“Know what you think, and why you think it!” This ministry has been slugging away for more than 20 years, attempting to teach Christians about the Bible, the Reformation, and why we require one more one particular. You can also uncover a lot of their shows archived on YouTube right here. I adore this show, and I do not know exactly where I’d be without having the items I’ve discovered right here! The people today on this plan also do an superb of demonstrating what it is like when people today from diverse denominational traditions speak with each other respectfully about their variations, and about the Gospel message that draws them with each other.
Essential Concerns Commentary
This is a uncomplicated radio show that options the superb teaching of Bob DeWaay. Bob has tackled a lot of the subjects that most Christian shows would not touch. And he’s taught me a lot! I’ve listened to a lot of of his half-hour shows more than and more than once again, just so it can all sink in (and right the confusing stuff I employed to think). He has also published a lot of superb (and quick) articles on the exact same subjects as the radio shows I typically print these off (they are even readily available in PDF kind) and give them to people today.
Ryan Reeves YouTube Channel
This is a wonderful collection of videos about the history of the Christian Church and it really is theological development plus they are presented with a fairly neutral viewpoint. Accomplished in a narration/documentary style, most of these are about 30 minutes or so. I’ve listened to a lot of of these a number of occasions, since they are so fascinating and properly performed. Reeves is a Professor with a PhD in Historical Theology from Cambridge fundamentally, he’s providing away college lectures for no cost!
Bruce Gore (Church History) YouTube Channel
This is comparable to the Ryan Reeves channel, but these are videos of actual lectures provided at Mr. Gore’s (really fortunate) Sunday College class. He’s an engaging teacher, and the lectures have in depth notes and images to stick to along with. There are a lot of other lectures on his channel (Bible research, Lessons in Philosophy and much more), so be confident to verify out all of the content material there. This is one more awesome no cost resource!
This is just a start off, but I hope this assists! (I initially wrote this post prior to I was a element of Pirate Christian Media, so be confident to verify out the a lot of wonderful applications and blogs to be identified on this web site)